The objective of this qualification is to prepare learners to progress to a qualification in the same subject area but at a higher level or requiring more specific knowledge, skills and understanding. It is aimed at those preparing to work in adult social care and aims to introduce knowledge only around areas relating to adult social care.

Learning Content:

  • Communication;
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion;
  • Personal development;
  • Role of the social care worker;
  • Handling information;
  • Health and safety;
  • Safeguarding;
  • Duty of care;
  • Person centred approaches